‘Breaking Bad’ App Turns Your Name Into Chemical Element

For five seasons, each episode of AMC’s Emmy Award-winning series Breaking Bad has begun with a title sequence that includes the symbols for bromine and barium, Br and Ba. And now, thanks to AMC’s Breaking Bad Name Lab app, the show’s fans can generate images Read More …

Cartoon-Yourself App Bitstrips Secures First Funding Round

Bitstrips is used to writing its users stories, so now it’s working on writing its own. Bitstrips, the app that allows users to create cartoon versions of themselves to share on social media, announced new funding, new user metrics and a new blog on Thursday. Read More …

Living With Lumia: The Final Verdict on Windows Phone 8

Can an iPhone-loving Apple fangirl survive using Windows Phone 8 for 10 days? The answer is a resounding yes. Our Living With Lumia challenge has come to an end and I have some final thoughts about Nokia’s Lumia 920, Windows Phone 8 and the future Read More …

Kickstarter Project Lets You Wear Facebook Photos in Real Life

Your perfectly posed profile pics can now get offline attention with a new Kickstarter project. “Top Charms” lets users create wearable charms that hold Facebook photos; it includes a “photo charm kit” and accompanying app. San Francisco-based creator Peter Reis says he wanted to capitalize Read More …

OpenTable bietet kostenlose Mobile Webseiten für Restaurants bauen

OpenTable jeden Tausender Restaurant Partner geben ihre eigene Handy-freundliche Website will — auf dem Haus. Die beliebte online-Reservierung-Plattform startete einen kostenlosen Service am Dienstag in Partnerschaft mit DudaMobile, einen DIY Handy-Website-Generator, um die Kosten für die Erstellung von Websites, die speziell für Smartphones und Tablets Read More …

PayPal Expands Offline Presence With MoneyGram Partnership

PayPal announced Monday that it is partnering with MoneyGram, a money transfer company, to give PayPal users the option to deposit and withdraw funds from their accounts from many of MoneyGram’s 284,000 global locations. The goal of the partnership, according to PayPal, is to provide Read More …

49 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

We’re quickly approaching the end of November, also known as the busiest shopping season of the year. Between Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, it’s a good time for holiday shoppers to get great deals on gifts. For those of you who were Read More …

Can Usain Bolt Create an Olympic-Sized Brand?

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt was the breakout star of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, captivating track fans and casual observers alike with his incredible speed, brash style and charismatic personality. Bolt still holds world records for the 100-meter and 200-meter sprints, and this summer in London Read More …

Get The Most Out of Mobile App Analytics With These 8 Tips

When building a mobile app, well-thought-out strategy is critical, great design is paramount, and solid development is fundamental. But analytics is key to measuring the execution and value of all the hard work you put into the app. As smartphones continue to infiltrate every aspect Read More …

Kim Kardashian, iPhone 5 Top Bing’s Most Searched List

Bing’s Most Searched for Terms in 2012 Most Searched Person Reality star Kim Kardashian beat out Justin Bieber as the top searched for person on Bing in 2012. Kardashian came in second last year behind the pop star. Image via Flickr, Imdan Most Searched Consumer Read More …